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Computer Lab Assistant Salary

National Average
$20,000 $36,317 /year $64,000
$17 /hour
National Average
$1,667 $3,026 /month $5,333
$17 /hour
National Average
$385 $698 /week $1,231
$17 /hour
National Average
$9.62 $17 /hour $30.77
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $52,000 $4,333 $1,000 $25
75th Percentile $39,000 $3,250 $750 $19
Average $36,317 $3,026 $698 $17
25th Percentile $27,000 $2,250 $519 $13
Computer Lab Assistant Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

How much does a Computer Lab Assistant make?

As of May 16, 2022, the average annual pay for a Computer Lab Assistant in the United States is $36,317 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $17.46 an hour. This is the equivalent of $698/week or $3,026/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $64,000 and as low as $20,000, the majority of Computer Lab Assistant salaries currently range between $27,000 (25th percentile) to $39,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $52,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Computer Lab Assistant varies greatly (by as much as $12,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Computer Lab Assistant job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Computer Lab Assistant in your area makes on average $38,037 per year, or $1,720 (5%) more than the national average annual salary of $36,317. Virginia ranks number 11 out of 50 states nationwide for Computer Lab Assistant salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Computer Lab Assistant jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Computer Lab Assistant on ZipRecruiter today.

What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Computer Lab Assistant Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Computer Lab Assistant job is above the national average. Topping the list is Lakes, AK, with San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Clara, CA beats the national average by $5,274 (14.5%), and Lakes, AK furthers that trend with another $5,933 (16.3%) above the $36,317 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Computer Lab Assistant appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 5% between Lakes, AK and San Jose, CA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Computer Lab Assistant role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Lakes, AK$42,251$3,521$813$20.31
San Francisco, CA$42,079$3,507$809$20.23
Santa Clara, CA$41,592$3,466$800$20.00
Washington, DC$41,030$3,419$789$19.73
Los Angeles, CA$40,558$3,380$780$19.50
Fremont, CA$40,494$3,374$779$19.47
Jersey City, NJ$40,029$3,336$770$19.24
Green River, WY$39,825$3,319$766$19.15
San Buenaventura, CA$39,824$3,319$766$19.15
San Jose, CA$39,804$3,317$765$19.14

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Computer Lab Assistant Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Computer Lab Assistant job category that pay more per year than a typical Computer Lab Assistant salary. Top examples of these roles include: Clinical Lab Supervisor, Global Lab, and Lab Operations.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $38,997 (107.4%) and $42,672 (117.5%) more than the average Computer Lab Assistant salary of $36,317. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Computer Lab Assistant jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Computer Lab Assistant position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Clinical Lab Supervisor$78,989$6,582$1,519$37.98
Global Lab$77,740$6,478$1,495$37.38
Lab Operations$75,629$6,302$1,454$36.36
Clinical Lab Consultant$75,429$6,286$1,451$36.26
Clinical Pathology Lab$75,314$6,276$1,448$36.21
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.